MediaWiki Templates

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  • A template is a page that can be inserted into another page via a process called transclusion.
  • Templates are useful for any text for which one wants a copy in two or more pages.
  • Templates can be parameterized
    We can add parameters to a template in order to show different content based on the parameter.
  • Templates usually reside in Template namespace.